Berlin’s failed rental revolution
How Berlin went from cheap rents to a housing crisis, saw its rent cap defeated and what […]
Nabokov, Prosecco, bare buttocks: Why Viktoria-Luise-Platz sums up Berlin
Eve Lucas on why the dark history and quirky sights of this Schöneberg square sum up Berlin […]
Amok Mama: Why I love the €9 ticket
Living out in Lichtenrade seems cheap, until you factor in drunken taxi rides. But, with Germany's €9 […]
Vivre Sutinen: “We have more diversity than ever before”
Artistic director Vivre Sutinen on this year’s ambitious Tanz im August programme which spotlights indigenous artists.
What’s on at Berlin cinemas this week?
We round up the best new releases, film festivals and Freiluftkino highlights at Berlin cinemas this week.
A L’ARME! Vol. X
Music needs to be experienced. It requires excitement, friction and confrontation. Especially now – it's time to […]
- Berlin daily news blog: coronavirus, politics, culture, business and more
- Berlin's quirkiest sights: Futuro house, Nazi relics, the 'Stand By Me' Tree and more
- Berlin art: What exhibitions are on now?
- The best cakes in Berlin: Tarts, cheesecakes, pastries and pies
- From Agni to Zora: Berlin's tastiest Indian restaurants
Tresor 31: Ruins of an alternative future
As part of Tresor 31: Techno, Berlin und die große Freiheit, the organisers have rebuilt the legendary […]
Sascha Wiederhold: Rediscovery of a Forgotten Artist
When the Nazis came to power, painter Sascha Wiederhold put away his paint brushes. Now a new […]
Heroines of Sound, Wassermusik & Pop-Kultur Festival: Alternative festival season
Three of Berlin’s best alternative music festivals bridge the gap between new music and fresh ideas this […]
Pantha du Prince: “Gaia is not the old Pantha anymore”
We sat down with Hendrik Weber aka Pantha du Prince to talk about how his forthcoming album […]
The best cakes in Berlin: Tarts, cheesecakes, pastries and pies
It might be a pâtisserie, konditorei, cakes shop or cafe, but no matter whether these stores serve […]
Ciao, marinara! Berlin’s best (and cheesiest) vegan pizza
There’s only so much red sauce you can eat. These places give vegans the full pizza experience.
Foreign Body: An experimental short film by Howool Baek
FOREIGN BODY! Everywhere in Berlin! Faceless bodies dancing through the metropolis, forming into groups. Individuals remain. You […]
Money, refugees and pink tentacles: Summer theatre in Berlin
With Berlin’s stages preparing to wind down for the summer, now is your last chance to get […]
On the shore: Why Kafka makes the perfect holiday read
For this “feral girl summer”, Alexander Wells suggests a beach read from off the beaten path.
Rebecca Rukeyser on sleaze, desire and performing Americanness
We spoke with US author Rebecca Rukeyser about her debut novel, The Seaplane on Final Approach, and […]
Campus Cinema: Films at the former Stasi Headquarters
This summer, learn about GDR history with a series of films at the former Stasi headquarters.
Rifkin’s Festival: A tedious masterclass
★★ The deja vu comes in thick and fast in this formulaic Woody Allen comedy.
Red Flag: Why we should ban cars altogether
The city could be beautiful. We just need to get rid of the dirtiest and deadliest means […]
Megan’s Megacan: Yet another Nazi terrorist story
Another week, another Nazi trial in Frankfurt. Our podcasters are back with museum rants, music and booze.
Berlin’s quirkiest sights: Futuro house, Nazi relics, the ‘Stand By Me’ Tree and more
A UFO house, a tree carved with songs lyrics, the old city wall and more than one […]
Best beer to get tanked: Ukrainian Tractor
Want to help out Ukraine, but don't feel like picking up an AK-47? A crafty Ukrainian brewery […]